Summer

School Team

We have a core team of 5 staff who work throughout the year preparing and administering the summer programme. This team is joined during the summer by key management staff who help to direct and manage the live programme along with a dedicated team of teachers, activity assistants and boarding staff.

Mrs Kari QuantCourse DirectorKari has been involved with the Summer School since 2003 and previously worked at Loughborough College. She joined Concord full time as Summer Course Director in 2016. As well as her Summer Course role, Kari is also a Boarding Parent for 6.2 students. Kari enjoys walking, cooking and reading, as well as spending time with her family.
Mrs Helen PoveyUniversity Preparation Co-ordinatorHelen has been at Concord since 2018 and as well as coordinating the University Preparation Programme, she is the Student Futures Officer and advises students on their careers and university aspirations. Previously she worked as a scientist and manager at a major private firm. In her free time she enjoys running, horse riding and walking her greyhound around the Shropshire countryside.
Mrs Sharon ConnorSenior AdministratorSharon joined the Summer School team in 2014 and co-ordinates the admission of students and assists Kari with the organisation and development of the summer programme. Previously she worked at a state sixth form college as the student support and welfare officer. During her free time, Sharon enjoys cycling, netball and gardening.
Mrs Caroline PocockAdministratorCaroline has been part of the team since 2014 and deals with the Summer School day to day admin tasks. Caroline enjoys walking, cycling and spending time with her family.
Mr Joshua CoffeyDigital Marketing OfficerJosh joined Concord in September 2017 after travelling around Australia for six months. Originally a Marketing Intern, Josh is now the Digital Marketing Officer for Main Term and Summer School. Responsibilities include website and social media management, photography and overall marketing activities. He enjoys football, gym and all things social!